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We are holding you to account Jacinda

Tuesday, 6 August 2019, 2:52 pm | The Maori Party

Che Wilson, President of the Māori Party says the Government needs to do more than blow smoke at Police who continue to deploy tactics to create unrest at Ihumātao. “If the events of the last two nights at Ihumātao are a playbook for Crown Māori ... More >>

Armed Police at Ihumātao is history repeating itself

Monday, 5 August 2019, 9:19 am | The Maori Party

‘Armed Police at Ihumātao is history repeating itself’ The Māori Party condemns the actions of armed Police who attempted to block Ihumātao protectors from access to the maunga to conduct waerea, karakia and waiata today. “What is the state of ... More >>

King Tūheitia visits Ihumātao

Sunday, 4 August 2019, 12:47 pm | The Maori Party

As the rain fell and rainbows were showing everywhere, this morning, Kingi Tūheitia was flanked by both young and old in their hundreds as he was welcomed by his people and close relatives of Ihumātao. The King’s flag was raised and then the sun came ... More >>

Tikanga in action as King prepares to visit Ihumātao

Friday, 2 August 2019, 4:51 pm | The Maori Party

President of the Māori Party, Che Wilson said “it is great to see Kīngi Tūheitia going to Ihumātao tomorrow”. It is not normal for any monarch around the world to attend protests and this is a big signal of the importance of this issue to mana ... More >>

‘Oranga Whānau is Oranga Tamariki’

Tuesday, 30 July 2019, 9:35 pm | The Maori Party

Today, whānau from all walks of life gathered around the country and at Parliament because they care. They care for their tamariki, their mokopuna and they also care for the suffering parents and whānau. The Hands off our Tamariki Hīkoi brought ... More >>

Ihumatao: Māori Party calls for Tikanga Commissioner

Monday, 29 July 2019, 8:11 am | The Maori Party

Maori Party calls for an independent Tikanga Commissioner and Office. This independent tool would be funded by the Crown to be the watch-dog of Crown engagement and help hapū and iwi to navigate issues that have been established as a result of Crown ... More >>

Ihumatao: Real solutions needed for mana whenua

Sunday, 28 July 2019, 2:27 pm | The Maori Party

Tonight the All Blacks play South Africa and I’m reminded of the stance against apartheid and the fight for our own rights. Between the 1940s and 1960s in this country, selectors passed over Maori players; complying with the South African apartheid ... More >>

Ihumātao: An opportunity for leadership

Friday, 26 July 2019, 10:15 am | The Maori Party

After coming out of his iwi’s 3rd Reading last night, as the lead negotiator, President of the Māori Party Che Wilson states: “I have first-hand experience in the flaws of the governments Treaty Settlement processes. More >>

Māori party brings focus to Auckland

Monday, 15 July 2019, 9:52 am | The Maori Party

Yesterday at Mataatua Marae the Tamaki Makaurau Electorate of the Māori party congratulated Rangi Mclean who was appointed to the Vice president Tāne role of the party nation-wide executive. More >>

Māori Party in Auckland supports Air NZ decision on tamoko

Thursday, 13 June 2019, 1:01 pm | The Maori Party

The Māori Party support the decision of Air New Zealand to reconsider the use of tamoko tattoos. More >>

Money talks when addressing Māori mental wellbeing

Thursday, 13 June 2019, 12:59 pm | The Maori Party

Based on a budget analysis the Māori Party in Auckland are looking for what’s for Māori when it comes to targeted funds for Māori mental health. More >>

Māori Party congratulates Bentham Ohia's new appointment

Wednesday, 12 December 2018, 4:43 pm | The Maori Party

The Māori Party congratulates Bentham Ohia on his new role as Chief Advisor Iwi and Māori Education Relationships at the Ministry of Education, and farewells him from his short time as Vice-President Tāne for the Māori Party. More >>

Māori Party appoint Bentham Ohia as Vice-President

Saturday, 27 October 2018, 2:58 pm | The Maori Party

The Māori Party has announced Bentham Ohia as their Vice-President (Tāne), following the resignation of Hon Te Ururoa Flavell in August 2018. More >>

Māori Party rejects Labour MP's blame game

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 9:10 am | The Maori Party

The Māori Party is rejecting an explanation from Waiariki MP Tamati Coffey that the Pare Hauraki settlement was signed off by the previous government. More >>

Māori Party proud of Flavell’s legacy

Thursday, 19 July 2018, 12:43 pm | The Maori Party

Kawea mai te Kawekawea i ngā rongo o te wā kia whakataukī ake te Wharauroa i te karere hirahira, kūī, kūī, whitiwhiti ora! More >>

Māori Party mourns the loss of Hon Koro Wētere CBE

Sunday, 24 June 2018, 1:02 pm | The Maori Party

E ai ki te kōrero, ka whiti te rā ki tua o Rehua, ka ara a Kaiwhare i te rua. Kua tō te rā ki te rangatira o Ngāti Maniapoto, ki a Koro Wētere. Nō reira e te Pāpā, e te kaikōkiri i te tika me te pono, e te matakahi o te ao Māori nō roto ... More >>

He Iti Kahurangi

Friday, 22 June 2018, 9:44 am | The Maori Party

Nau mai e noti i te kūnenga mai o te aroha. Ko te Pāti Māori e mihi nei, ko te motu tēnei e whakanui ana i tō putanga ki te ao tūroa nei. More >>

Blake award reinforces wahine toa’s love for the nation

Sunday, 10 June 2018, 1:05 pm | The Maori Party

Māori Party President Che Wilson is proud to celebrate the remarkable achievement of Dame Tariana Turia founding and former co-leader of the Māori Party. More >>

Where’s Whānau Ora in Labour’s Families Package?

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 3:09 pm | The Maori Party

MEDIA STATEMENT Che Wilson, Māori Party President Thursday 17 March 2018 Where’s Whānau Ora in Labour’s Families Package? More >>

Ka rawe Marama Davidson

Sunday, 8 April 2018, 2:17 pm | The Maori Party

The Māori Party is delighted to congratulate Marama Davidson as the new co-leader of the Green Party. More >>



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